The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 5 23 13
Rank change year-on-year +18 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 36 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 16.07% 7.89% 7.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.82% 8.18% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 5
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 214 110 65
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 95.54% 96.49% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 180 68 50
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Belfast

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in Belfast.

Salary trend for Java Developer in Belfast

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Belfast over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Belfast

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (66.13%) SQL
3 21 (33.87%) Relational Database
4 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (30.65%) Software Engineering
6 18 (29.03%) Oracle
7 16 (25.81%) J2EE
7 16 (25.81%) JMS
8 15 (24.19%) PL/SQL
9 11 (17.74%) OO
9 11 (17.74%) TDD
9 11 (17.74%) Spring
9 11 (17.74%) Java EE
9 11 (17.74%) Degree
9 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
10 10 (16.13%) Data Protection
10 10 (16.13%) WebSphere
10 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (16.13%) Retail
10 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
10 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
11 9 (14.52%) Java EE 5
12 8 (12.90%) Web Development
12 8 (12.90%) XML
13 7 (11.29%) Web Services
13 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
13 7 (11.29%) C++
13 7 (11.29%) HTML
13 7 (11.29%) Business Analysis
13 7 (11.29%) Data Structures

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (16.13%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.68%) JBoss
2 6 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.45%) NetWeaver
3 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.61%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.87%) Relational Database
2 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.68%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (6.45%) Big Data
4 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
4 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) PVCS
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Maven
2 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (16.13%) Retail
2 6 (9.68%) Front Office
3 5 (8.06%) Advertising
4 4 (6.45%) Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) J2EE
1 16 (25.81%) JMS
2 11 (17.74%) Java EE
2 11 (17.74%) Spring
3 9 (14.52%) Java EE 5
4 8 (12.90%) XML
5 7 (11.29%) HTML
5 7 (11.29%) Web Services
6 6 (9.68%) Hibernate
6 6 (9.68%) SOAP
7 5 (8.06%) JDBC
7 5 (8.06%) JSON
7 5 (8.06%) Spring MVC
8 4 (6.45%) Ajax
8 4 (6.45%) CSS
8 4 (6.45%) EJB
8 4 (6.45%) JSF
8 4 (6.45%) JSP
8 4 (6.45%) LAMP
8 4 (6.45%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Algorithms
1 7 (11.29%) Data Structures
2 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.68%) Smart Energy
3 5 (8.06%) Virtual Team
4 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Unix
2 4 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.65%) Software Engineering
3 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
3 11 (17.74%) OO
3 11 (17.74%) TDD
4 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (16.13%) Data Protection
4 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
5 8 (12.90%) Web Development
6 7 (11.29%) Business Analysis
6 7 (11.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (9.68%) Asset Management
7 6 (9.68%) BDD
7 6 (9.68%) EAM
7 6 (9.68%) Information Security
7 6 (9.68%) Integration Testing
7 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
7 6 (9.68%) OOD
8 5 (8.06%) MVC
8 5 (8.06%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (66.13%) SQL
3 15 (24.19%) PL/SQL
4 7 (11.29%) C++
4 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.68%) Scala
6 4 (6.45%) PHP
7 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.61%) C#
8 1 (1.61%) Python
8 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) IBM
2 4 (6.45%) SAP
3 3 (4.84%) ATG
3 3 (4.84%) Demandware
3 3 (4.84%) hybris
Belfast, County Antrim
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago